Monthly Archives: August 2008

Yarn September Issue

The latest issue of Yarn Magazine is hot off the presses and just in time for you and yours to plan some spring and summer knitting. This issue includes a new Stranded In Oz sock design, “Smiley Socks,” a bit of easy, noworriesifyou’rechatting, knitting — EASY sock pattern. Surely, silly socks for the silly season. For […]

Yarn September Issue

The latest issue of Yarn Magazine is hot off the presses and just in time for you and yours to plan some spring and summer knitting. This issue includes a new Stranded In Oz sock design, “Smiley Socks,” a bit of easy, noworriesifyou’rechatting, knitting — EASY sock pattern. Surely, silly socks for the silly season. For […]

Thank you and Sock Wool Sale on Aug 31st

Thank you to the knitters who came by on Sunday — it was great to see you. And especially great to see the work that you’ve done with SIOz yarns. The fibre artists using SIOz aloo!? Unbelieveably beautiful depictions of trees — the leaves were wonderful. South Aussie talent abounds. Sunday is SOCKSTRAVAGANZA day — […]

Thank you and Sock Wool Sale on Aug 31st

Thank you to the knitters who came by on Sunday — it was great to see you. And especially great to see the work that you’ve done with SIOz yarns. The fibre artists using SIOz aloo!? Unbelieveably beautiful depictions of trees — the leaves were wonderful. South Aussie talent abounds. Sunday is SOCKSTRAVAGANZA day — […]

Stash Sale Quatro

Thank you to everyone who has come by to share in the madness that is the SIOz stash sale. There’s another Sunday of miscellaneous yarn on offer for the 24th of August. What’s going in the basket: a pile of peruvian alpaca — lovely prussian teally bluea pile of hand-painted chilean alpaca handpaint — no […]

Stash Sale Quatro

Thank you to everyone who has come by to share in the madness that is the SIOz stash sale. There’s another Sunday of miscellaneous yarn on offer for the 24th of August. What’s going in the basket: a pile of peruvian alpaca — lovely prussian teally bluea pile of hand-painted chilean alpaca handpaint — no […]

Stash Sale Trois

Even with the outrageously cold conditions (hail!) the Stash Sale is going great guns. If you want to snag a yarn bargain, come on up to the Port and say hello! The hot coffee vendor was especially popular yesterday. In the Stash Bin this week: all yarns on clearance are AT LEAST 50% off retail, some even cheaper Jo Sharp […]

Stash Sale Trois

Even with the outrageously cold conditions (hail!) the Stash Sale is going great guns. If you want to snag a yarn bargain, come on up to the Port and say hello! The hot coffee vendor was especially popular yesterday. In the Stash Bin this week: all yarns on clearance are AT LEAST 50% off retail, some even cheaper Jo Sharp […]

The Weather and Yarn

It’s Mel’s birthday!  Wheeeeee! To celebrate, I mixed a purple that has been bothering me — just had to mix it today — and so far, it’s looking good. Rain has delayed the drying of the new Nepalese Lace Yarns in McLaren Vale, Silly Galah, and the Impressionist watercolours, but I’m hoping a day and […]

The Weather and Yarn

It’s Mel’s birthday!  Wheeeeee! To celebrate, I mixed a purple that has been bothering me — just had to mix it today — and so far, it’s looking good. Rain has delayed the drying of the new Nepalese Lace Yarns in McLaren Vale, Silly Galah, and the Impressionist watercolours, but I’m hoping a day and […]